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State confirms Soldotna man died of H1N1 flu be the third fatality linked to the H1N1 flu strain this year. The deadly flu strain...the family, Suder tested positive for H1N1 influenza, which progressed to pneumonia...reported two adult fatalities related to H1N1, one in the interior and the other in...
H1N1 Vaccinations are now available

With the arrival of the long awaited H1N1 vaccine, the Central Peninsula H1N1 Task Force recently held five community mass-dispensing...The task force has conducted the clinics for the H1N1 vaccine at central peninsula elementary schools...
H1N1 clinics planned

...has received enough doses of the Novel H1N1 vaccine from the state to begin dispensing...Information Officer with the Central Peninsula H1N1 Task Force. The health center is part...students as possible against the Novel H1N1 influenza, or swine flu, because of their...
Fewer students getting H1N1 influenza vaccine

...three mass dispensing clinics for the Novel H1N1 influenza vaccine at area schools are down...were anticipating. The Central Peninsula H1N1 Task Force has organized clinics at Redoubt...flu-like symptoms, then they've already had H1N1 and don't need to be vaccinated. Theisen...
Seasonal flu yet to come: Officials encourage precautions

...Director Terry Shepherd from complications of the H1N1 flu does not show a resurgence of the pandemic...Medical Center in Anchorage. Hers is the 13th H1N1 death in Alaska and the first laboratory-confirmed H1N1 death in the state since Nov. 28. "As the...
Around the Peninsula

H1N1 mass dispensing slated The Central Peninsula H1N1 Task Force will hold a free community mass dispensing clinic...Forest Drive in Kenai. For more information about Novel H1N1 virus, visit the borough Web site at http://www.borough...
Sad news a reminder that flu season isn't over

News this week that H1N1 influenza contributed to a Homer woman's...protect ourselves and our loved ones from H1N1 and season influenza. According to the...clinics, done last fall by the peninsula's H1N1 task force. However, DHHS and local public...
Photo feature: A shot in the arm

Pete Triana of Soldotna receives an H1N1 vaccination from Betsy Laws during the mass-dispensing clinic conducted by the Central Peninsula H1N1 Task Force on Tuesday at the Kenai National Guard Armory.
Around the Peninsula

H1N1 vaccine available The Kenai Public Health Center has H1N1 vaccine available during Christmas break. Walk-ins clinics are Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the center and Thursdays in Soldotna at Cottonwood Clinic from 1...
First swine flu case in Alaska reported

...Alaska Department of Health and Social Services virology laboratory in Fairbanks reported its first positive test for the novel H1N1 (swine) flu in Alaska on Wednesday. This is the first confirmed case of the new flu strain in Alaska. State epidemiologists...


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